NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel mission will require Global Hawk pilots to fly the unmanned aircraft from two locations on opposite coasts.
08.06.12 - Retired Air Force test pilot, NASA astronaut recounts contributions of the X-15 to the space shuttle and future space vehicles at Dryden colloquium.
One-ton Mars Science Laboratory survives "seven minutes of terror" to make soft landing; begins two-year exploration of Mars' geology in Gale Crater.
08.03.12 - NASA Mars program scientist Kelly Fast details the goals, complexities of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory and its Curiosity rover at the AERO Institute.› View Video Clips →
The landing of Curiosity on Mars will be a moment of truth for researchers both at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and around the world.› View Photos
07.25.12 - NASA's Mars Science Laboratory will be in focus at the AERO Institute in the Palmdale Civic Center during Thursday Night on the Square Aug. 2.